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From: Martin Jambon <martin.jambon@e...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] accented letters in identifiers
On Wed, 7 Mar 2007, michel levy wrote:

> I read in the manual :
> The current implementation (except on MacOS 9) also recognizes as
> letters all accented characters from the ISO 8859-1 (?ISO Latin 1?) set.
> But on ocaml 3.09.3 I have
> #let ā = 1;;
> Illegal character (\160)
>
> is it now impossible to use the accented characters ?

Yes. Here the problem is the non-breakable space between "ā" and "="
which is character 160.


Martin

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